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EconCore & ThermHex Waben Reduce Energy Consumption and Increase Honeycomb Production

EconCore, the world leader in technologies for economic honeycomb sandwich production and ThermHex Waben, producer of polypropylene honeycomb cores for lightweight sandwich panels and composites, have doubled capacity in the production of honeycomb cores, with reduced energy consumption by up to 65% compared to alternative solutions. The two companies recently installed MEAF H-Series extruders within

Molecor Sanecor® Pipe Celebrates 30 Years

Molecor celebrates the 30th anniversary of the Sanecor® pipe. In its continuous commitment to innovation in plastic solutions for the management and use of the entire water cycle, Molecor provides the market with a wide portfolio of products and services of the highest quality, among which we can find the most efficient solution for sewage

Premix Signs $79.9 Million Contract for a New Production Facility in the U.S.

The major agreement will help secure critical diagnostic supplies in the United States and better serve Premix’s global customers. The U.S. Department of Defense, working with the Department of Health and Human Services, awarded a $79.9 million contract to Premix, Inc. to establish a plastic compound manufacturing plant in North Carolina. The facility will primarily

Battenfeld-Cincinnati Supplies Complete Production Lines for CERAMIN Floors

Multi-Touch roll stack is good for our feet The sustainable plastic floor boards made of CERAMIN by CLASSEN for healthy living are recently being produced on a complete extrusion line with a Multi-Touch roll stack from battenfeld-cincinnati Germany GmbH. CLASSEN, based in Kaisersesch / Germany, is the inventor and manufac-turer of these innovative, PVC-free floor

Polyplastics’ New Engineering Plastic Fine Powders Compatible with Wide Range of Processing Methods

Polyplastics Group has introduced a new series of engineering plastic fine powders which are compatible with a broad range of manufacturing methods. The company has expanded its lineup with DURAST (TM) Powders which, going beyond traditional injection molding and extrusion, are targeted for low-volume production of complex parts utilizing sinter forming, compression molding, and 3D

Röchling Plastics Engineering Helps Revolutionize Conveyor Technology

LubX® sliding material: the standard in machines and systems for 10 years The Röchling Industrial development team of the LubX® product family has been setting new standards for about ten years. Developed for applications in automation and conveyor systems, the material LubX® revolutionised this field ten years ago. LubX® was a new sliding material that

Maximum Protection Against Oxygen from Schur Flexibles

PA/PE high barrier films with EVOH are currently in short supply on the world market. Film specialist Schur Flexibles presents VACUflex MHB-T, a solution to counteract the worldwide EVOH shortage. Suppliers of products that require a reliable oxygen barrier are thus offered a high-performance alternative that ensures a reliable barrier effect. VACUflex MHB-T: top performance

Starlinger Recycling Technology for Australia’s Largest PET Recycling Plant

The recently opened Circular Plastics Australia PET recycling facility in Albury-Wodonga, New South Wales, is equipped with a recoSTAR PET 215 HC iV+ PET bottle-to-bottle recycling line from Starlinger that produces 2.5 tons of rPET per hour. Circular Plastics Australia (PET) is a joint venture partnership between Pact Group, Cleanaway Waste Management Ltd, Asahi Beverages,

Webinar on UL Prospector: New Solutions for Water Management from RadiciGroup

Materials approved for use in contact with drinking water in accordance with the latest European and international standards An upcoming webinar organized by RadiciGroup High Performance Polymers on the UL Prospector platform will focus on water management and the Group’s latest products dedicated to contact with drinking water. The event is set for 11 May